The first South African short film festival will be held March 14 to 17 in Stellenbosch in the Western Cape.
When Adam Sandler strode onstage at the Jubilee Theater in Las Vegas last week for the ShoWest premiere of "Anger Management," exhibs lapped up his schtick about the makings of the madcap comedy.
Taiwan's oldest and largest studio, the Central Motion Picture Corp., which had been suffering from financial difficulties, has announced an ambitious slate of pics for 2003 including three…
Georges Remi, alias Herge, the Belgian cartoonist behind famous comicbook globetrotter Tintin, died in Brussels on March 3, 1983, at the age of 75.
As the world braces for possible conflict in the Middle East, four southern European nations (including three former enemies) are holding cooperative film festivals in a spirit of goodwill rare in a…
Hollywood scribes, showing a preference for both populism and offbeat structure, tapped Michael Moore's "Bowling for Columbine" for the WGA award for original screenplay and David Hare's "The Hours"…
A consortium including Entertainment Film Distributors, the U.K.'s leading indie distrib, has purchased Odeon Cinemas, the country's largest exhibitor with 608 screens at 97 sites, for £431 million…
A teacher takes a moral stand on behalf of one of his students -- and sparks all kinds of suspicion and bemusement -- in "Missing Object." Pic may speak to segments of Vietnamese society, but to…